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Life is a journey, travelling is living twice.” – Omar Khayyam – (Persian poet of XII century)I am a tour leader. I visited many countries… not to find myself, tot o learn how to live. And from you, and all of those I met during my journeys I...more
Dorsoduro, Venice, Italy
Santa Croce
+39 338 919 6695
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The 3 hour Venice Off the Beaten Path and canal tour was wonderful. Our guide Giorgia was very friendly and knowledgeable. Her love and enthusiasm for Venice is contagious! I highly recommend this tour, it is an excellent way to see the city from the...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Linda Met us at 10 am right on time. When we first met her I knew instantly we were in for a treat. When we had emailed her to sort out details she asked what we wanted to see and do and the day she...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had one afternoon to explore Venice and Nadia’s tour was superb. She took us off the beaten path to explore the history, the people and the culture of her remarkable city. We would have blithely walked by facades of buildings without understanding their significance...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I am an history lover and I was looking for a non standard guide...I mean somebody that could lead me around Venice not following standard touristic tracks and that could make me enjoy a real venetian atmosphere. Well I found on Nadia what I was...More

1  Thank Riccardo A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our visit to Venice was topped off with a wonderful private tour of Venice with Nadia Danesin. It was four hours long and Nadia customized the tour for our needs as ladies in our 50's and 60's. Nadia's knowledge and love of her home town...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent two days with Nadia learning about Venice from a proud citizen who has lived in and studied Venice for years. We walked the back streets of the city where Venetian live and work. Nadia explained so many things about the city, its people,...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were two couples with an interest in the construction methods used to build Venice. Wilma started our tour with an explanation of the history of Venice which dovetailed nicely into the description of the building methods used.Our tour was perfectly tailored to our interests.Wilma...More

Thank ellerbec
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent communication prior to our visit with Nadia and Wilma our guide was superb. The tour incorporated everything we wanted to know and Wilma was a very knowledgable guide. Would definitely recommend

Thank 1963welltravelled
Reviewed September 10, 2018

I would absolutely recommend taking a tour with Nadia. Not only does she know Venice, its history, its art, its people, its culture, but is also one of the most enthusiastic and passionate people you will ever meet. Nadia is extremely proud of being a...More

Thank Anne-Louise M
Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

Our private tour guide, Giorgia Stainer, was incredible! She picked up my daughter and me at our hotel and for the next three hours entertained and informed us as we walked through the cobblestone streets of Dorsoduro and San Paulo districts, as she shared tales...More

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Santa Croce
Santa Croce gained importance as a sestiere (district)
when Piazzale Roma was created in the 1930s to bring
cars and buses close to the center of Venice.
Constitution Bridge spans the Grand Canal linking
Piazzale Roma to the train station. This area buzzes
with energy from travelers and students. Historic
palaces and former industrial buildings house some
departments of Ca' Foscari and IUAV Architecture
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